Carmichael Park benefits from BCC Environment Grant
Carmichael Park Bushcare Group (Tingalpa) received a Brisbane City Council Environment Grant in 2017. The grant was for removal of weed trees and replanting with natives.
Here are some of the activities undertaken.
Removal of slash pines, pepper trees and cocos palms by contractor Treescape (March 2017):
Mulching of the area prior to planting (July 2017):
B4C Landcare Services dug the holes in preparation for the planting. The planting was undertaken by Bulimba Creek Catchment with help for Green Army (July 27 2017):
480 plants were established on July 27 2017. A further 320 established in April by Carmichael Bushcare Group.
Carmichael Park Bushcare Group volunteers will continue to care for this area. They meet on the 3rd Sunday of the month, 7 – 9 am.